Aquilina Basses

Q: Business name
A: Aquilina Basses

Q: Age
A: 39 years.

Q: Where you born?
A: In Rennes , Brittany , France.

Q: Where is your shop?
A: St Armel 35230 France

Q: When did you start building?
A: I started to make instruments when I was 18 years in 1992

Q: When did you officially go into business?
A: I started my own company in 2003

Q: How many instruments have you made to date?
A: I ‘ve built about 130 basses and guitars

Q: How many did you make in 2012?
A: 25 instruments

Q: Do you play any instruments?
A: I play bass

Q: Why / when should a player consider a custom bass?
A: As soon as you get yourselves involved into something, you will need the proper tool to do so.

Q: What would you like to tell players about yourself or your basses?
A: I do try to get as much information as possible from customer to match his needs. I try to make the instrument sound by itself first, by the chose of wood , acoustic chambers etc. I don’t like the idea of a wooden block with tons of electronic devices on it. That is maybe where the difference is.

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